|Gabriel and the Hour Book - Evaleen Stein|
LibriVox recording of Gabriel and the Hour Book, by Evaleen Stein. Read by Laura Victoria. Brother Stephen has the heart of an artist and wishes to leave the abbey to travel and see the world. However, King Louis has decreed that an "hour book" be made for his bride, Lady Anne, which in turn causes the Abbott to refuse Brother Stephen's request to leave the brotherhood as his illuminations are the most beautiful, and as such, he desires that Brother Stephen should be the one to make the hour boo...
Keywords: Children; historical fiction; illuminations; hour book; monks; monasteries; King Louis XII; literature; Librivox; audiobook
|Galatea - Anton Giulio Barrili|
LibriVox recording of Galatea, by Anton Giulio Barrili, in Italian. Read by Riccardo Fasol. Si potrebbe chiamare un romanzo epistolare: è un misto di pagine di diario e di lettere che il protagonista, Rinaldo Morelli, un estimatore del poeta latino Orazio, scrive durante un'estate a Corsenna, un ameno paesello toscano in collina, frequentato da diversi villeggianti dai quali il nostro cerca di tenersi bene alla larga...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Italian; epistolary fiction; Galatea
|Galatians - American Standard Version|
Librivox recording of the The Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Galatians from the American Standard Version. Read by Sam Stinson. The Epistle to the Galatians is a book of the New Testament. It is a letter from Paul of Tarsus to a number of early Christian communities in the Roman province of Galatia in central Anatolia. It is principally concerned with the controversy surrounding Gentile Christians and the Mosaic Law within Early Christianity...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; Bible; American Standard Version; New Testament; Paul; Galatians; Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Galatians; Letter to the Galatians
|Galatians - Unknown|
Librivox recording of The Epistle to Galatians. The Epistle to Galatians is a book of the New Testament. It is a letter from Paul of Tarsus to a number of early Christian communities in the Roman province of Galatia in central Anatolia. It is principally concerned with the controversy surrounding Gentile Christians and the Mosaic Law within Early Christianity. Along with the Epistle to the Romans, it is the most theologically significant of the Pauline epistles, and has been particularly influen...
Keywords: Galatians; Bible; letter; epistle
|Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians (KJV) - King James Version|
LibriVox recording of Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, and Colossians, King James Version. Read by volunteer readers. Galatians is a letter from Paul of Tarsus to a number of Early Christian communities in the Roman province of Galatia in central Anatolia. Paul is principally concerned with the controversy surrounding Gentile Christians and the Mosaic Law within Early Christianity. The main theme of Ephesians is “the Church, the Body of Christ.” The Church is to maintain the unity in pract...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; Bible; Pauline Epistles; New Testament; King James Version; KJV
|Gallipoli Diary - John Graham Gillam|
LibriVox recording of Gallipoli Diary, by John Graham Gillam. Read by Sue Anderson. Major John Graham Gillam, British Supply Officer, wrote in his World War I "Gallipoli Diary" that when he sailed from England for the Dardanelles in March, 1915, he had visions of “trekking up the Gallipoli Peninsula with the Navy bombarding a way for us up the Straits and along the coast-line of the Sea of Marmora, until after a brief campaign we entered triumphantly Constantinople, there to meet the Russian A...
Keywords: Librivox; audiobook; World War I; Turkey; Gallipoli
|Gambler's World & The Yillian Way - Keith Laumer|
LibriVox recording of Gambler's World & The Yillian Way, by Keith Laumer Read by Phil Chenevert Here are two stories starring the always unconventional Terrestrial Diplomat, Retief. As a diplomat, Retief does not always follow procedure. Well the truth is that he almost never follows procedure but somehow his wit and strength manage to salvage most situations from the bumbling of the other diplomats...
Keywords: science fiction; SF; Laumer; librivox; audiobook
Downloads: 2,644 (1 review)
|Garcia Moreno, President of Ecuador 1821-1875 - Augustine Berthe|
LibriVox recording of Garcia Moreno, President of Ecuador 1821-1875, by Father Augustine Berthe. Read by Maria Therese. Gabriel Gregorio Fernando José María García y Moreno y Morán de Buitrón (1821–1875) was an Ecuadorian politician who twice served as President of Ecuador (1859-1865 and 1869-1875) and was assassinated during his second term, after being elected to a third term. He is noted for his conservatism, Catholic religious perspective and rivalry with liberal strongman Eloy Alfaro...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; biography; Catholic; Ecuador; history; martyr; South America
|Garden Fairies - Philip Bourke Marston|
LibriVox volunteers bring you 12 different recordings of Garden Fairies by Philip Bourke Marston. This was the weekly poetry project for the week of December 30th, 2007. For more information on the readers, please visit the catalog page: http://librivox.org/garden-fairies-by-philip-bourke-marston/. For more free audiobooks, or to find out how you can volunteer, please visit librivox.org. M4B format available
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; poetry
|Gardening Without Irrigation: or without much, anyway - Steve Solomon|
Librivox recording of Gardening Without Irrigation: or without much, anyway by Steve Solomon. Read by Betsie Bush. Gardening expert Steve Solomon has written extensively on gardening techniques for the home gardener. Water conservation is the focus of this work, along with more information on how to have the healthiest plants in your garden through "fertigation", appropriate plant rotation, and soil preparation...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; gardening; fertigation; water conservation
|Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book I - François Rabelais|
LibriVox recording of Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book 1, by François Rabelais. The Life of Gargantua and of Pantagruel (in French, La vie de Gargantua et de Pantagruel) is a connected series of five novels written in the 16th century by François Rabelais. It is the story of two giants, a father (Gargantua) and his son (Pantagruel) and their adventures, written in an amusing, extravagant, satirical vein...
Keywords: novel; librivox; audio
|Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book II - François Rabelais|
LibriVox recording of Gargantua and Pantagruel, Book II by François Rabelais. (Translated by Sir Thomas Urquhart of Cromarty; Peter Antony Motteux.) Read in English by April Gonzales; Bob Gonzalez; Kalynda; Keri Ford; Martin Geeson; Richard CarpenterThe Life of Gargantua and of Pantagruel (in French, La vie de Gargantua et de Pantagruel) is a connected series of five novels written in the 16th century by François Rabelais...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; satire; humor; fiction; adventure; action; giants; crude humor; violence; vulgarity
|Gargoyles - Ben Hecht|
LibriVox recording of Gargoyles by Ben Hecht. Read by Roger Melin The author, Ben Hecht, was a prolific writer as well as a renowned screenwriter, producer, and director of films. His screenwriting skills include some of the most popular films of Hollywood's golden era, including "Gone With the Wind", "Wuthering Heights", "Spellbound", and "Scarface", to name but a few. Hecht had already established himself as a novelist and an author of short stories when "Gargoyles" was published...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Hecht; Gargoyles; Relationships; Family; Adultery; Friendship; Ethics; Morals; Ego; Politics; Social classes; character development; Values
|Gary Snyder Book of Songs class part 1 1983 - Snyder, Gary|
See summary for 83p068.
|Gary Snyder Book of Songs class part 2 1983 - Snyder, Gary|
83p067 and 83p068 constitute a class in series of classes with Gary Snyder in which Snyder discusses "The Book of Songs", his poems, the importance of saying grace, the role of the poet in society, and visions.
|Gary Snyder class folk August 1983 - Snyder, Gary|
Gary Snyder class on Eastern and Western folk ballad traditions, August 1983. Gary Snyder discusses universality of folk ballad in Eastern and Western tradition. Discussion includes accessibility of poetry, elitism and approachability.
|Gary Snyder Class Part 1 1983 - Snyder, Gary|
Gary Snyder gives a class as the first of a four class series during the Summer Writing Program at Naropa University. Snyder discusses the origins of literature and its evolution in pre-literate and literate societies. He talks about the differences between poetry and prose, emphasizing the musicality of poetry. He also discusses various forms of literature that exist throughout the world, such as sacred and secular song.
Downloads: 450 (1 review)
|Gary Snyder Class Part 2 1983 - Snyder, Gary|
|Gary Snyder Class Part 3 1983 - Snyder, Gary|
|Gary Snyder Class poetry August 1983 - Snyder, Gary|
Gary Snyder class. Snyder discusses tips for writing poetry, several editing processes, and some Japanese Zen literary advice. He also reads several translations of Chinese poems, talks about Gregory Bateson and Wendell Barry, and reads Kenneth Roxroth's translation of a poem called "Full Moon."
Downloads: 1,012 (1 review)
|Gary Snyder Linguistics class part 1 1983 - Snyder, Gary|
Gary Snyder leads a class called "Linguistics, Anthropology." Snyder's discussions of indigenous, oral poetic traditions, and his reading of "The Song of the Daughter of the Mountain God," a poem from the oral tradition of the peoples indigenous to Hokaido, Japan, lead him to discuss the basic linguistics of speech.
|Gary Snyder Linguistics class part 2 1983 - Snyder, Gary|
This is a continuation of Gary Snyder's class, "Linguistics, Anthropologies," in which he answers student questions. Topics covered include circumpolar bear cults, totemic remnants in Japanese culture, humans' relationship with technology, and the ethics of marijuana cultivation.
|Gary Snyder reading August 1983 - Snyder, Gary|
This August 1983 recording is of Gary Snyder reading in Boulder for the first time since 1972. It is a selection of poetry from his new work "Axe Handles." The commentary between poems reflects his interest im Buddhism and his travelling and anthropological experiences. He comments on the inspirations for some of his written works.
Downloads: 1,985 (1 review)
|Gawayne and the Green Knight - Charlton Miner Lewis|
LibriVox recording of Gawayne and the Green Knight, by Charlton Miner Lewis. Read by Jerome Lawsen. Published in 1903, Gawayne and the Green Knight is a modern-language retelling of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, a 14th-century verse romance following a young knight of the Round Table. During Christmas celebrations, a mysterious, entirely green knight presents a challenge to King Arthur's court: that any may strike the stranger a single blow with his green axe, provided he assent to receiving ...
Keywords: fantasy; fairy tale; Gawain; Round Table; King Arthur; knights; Librivox; audiobook; literature
Downloads: 14,231 (1 review)
|Gawayne and the Green Knight - Charlton Miner Lewis|
LibriVox, public domain recording of Charlton Miner Lewis' Gawayne and the Green Knight recorded by Betsie Bush. Charlton Miner Lewis’ version of Gawayne and the Green Knight, a late 14th century alliterative romance, is written in modern language telling the story of the Green Knight’s challenge to Gawayne, and the romance between Sir Gawayne and Lady Elfinhart. The name Gawayne is often also spelled Gawain...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; literature; poetry; romance; legend
Downloads: 22,018 (1 review)
|Gedichtsammlung, Teil 1 - Friederike Kempner|
LibriVox recording of Gedichtsammlung,Teil 1, by Friederike Kempner. Eine Auswahl der fast 400 (meist sehr kurzen) Gedichte von Friederike Kempner. Die Verfasserin: "Das waren Tage des Glückes, als ich diese Gedichte einzeln schrieb, und jedes derselben, noch kaum entstanden, ihr vorlas. Ist's möglich, daß solch reine Wonne gleich einem Schatten vorüberziehen, oder gleich dem Untergange der Sonne nichs als ein in Glut getauchtes Rot – die Spur ihres leuchtenden Weges – zurücklassen kann...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; poetry; gedichte; lyrik; poesie; humor; österreich
|Gediechte in ut Mestreechs - Various|
Verzameling van gedichten in het Maastrichts, afkomstig uit "Van de Schelde tot de Weichsel. Nederduitsche Dialecten in Dicht en Ondicht, uitgekozen en opgehelderd door Joh. A. Leopold en L. Leopold", uitgegeven in 1882. De gedichten zijn geschreven door Theodoor Weustenraad, Guillaume Franquinet en L. Polis. Gelezen door Ans Wink. Voor meer gratis luisterboeken (in meer dan 25 talen) of om zelf vrijwilliger te worden, ga naar LibriVox.org...
Keywords: Librivox; audioboek; Nederlands; Maastrichts; Weustenraad; Franquinet; Polis; Mestreechs
|Geen Uitweg - Charles Dickens|
LibriVox opname van Geen Uitweg, van Charles Dickens. Gelezen door Marcel Coenders. Vertaling van het kerstverhaal van 1867. Een verwisseling van twee vondelingen in hun vroege jeugd veroorzaakt op volwassen leeftijd de nodige complicaties. Bijzonder is dat dit boek de noodzaak aantoont van snelle en betrouwbare internationale communicatie tussen banken zoals dat pas 100 jaar later in 1977 operationeel is...
Keywords: Librivox; Audioboek; Kerst; Dickens
|gefrorenes_mit_drei_buchstaben - planta~|
gefrorenes mit drei buchstaben? ich! [funktioniert jetzt beim dritten mal vielleicht sogar]
Keywords: stainless steel (edelstahl rostfrei); protest poetry; symbolism; uneasy listening
|Genesis - Reina Valera|
LibriVox recording of Genesis, Reina Valera (1909) Version. Read in Spanish by Elsa Gallo La Versión Reina-Valera Antigua fue traducida y publicada originalmente en 1569 por Casiodoro de Reina, después de doce años de intenso trabajo, y mas tarde publicada en 1602 con la revisión de Cipriano de Valera, quien dedicó mas de veinte años de su vida a esta revisión. (Introducción por Wikipedia)For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; religion; bíblia; reina valera; sagradas escrituras; dios; palabra de dios; testamento antiguo
|Genesis (ASV) - American Standard Version|
LibriVox recording of Genesis, from the American Standard Version. Read by Sam Stinson. Genesis (Greek: "birth", "origin") is the first book of the Hebrew Bible, and the first of five books of the Pentateuch or Torah. It recounts the world from creation to the descent of the children of Israel into Egypt, and contains some of the best-known accounts of the Old Testament, including Adam and Eve, Cain and Abel, Noah's Ark, the Tower of Babel, and the biblical Patriarchs." (From Wikipedia, modified...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; audio book; religion; bible; genesis; torah; american standard version; asv; tanakh; old testament
|Genesis (JPSA) - Jewish Publication Society of America|
LibriVox recording of The Holy Scriptures According To The Masoretic Text A New Translation: Genesis by The Jewish Publication Society of America (1917). The first book of the Pentateuch - Genesis. Presented according to weekly parshah. Praised are You, Adonai, Our G-d, ruler of the Universe, who has made us holy with commandments and commanded us to engage in the study of Torah. (Summary by Linette Geisel and traditional prayer) Parshat descriptions provided by Wikipedia...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; ancient texts; religion
|Genji Monogatari (The Tale of the Genji) - Murasaki Shikibu|
LibriVox recording of Genji Monogotari (The Tale of the Genji by Murasaki Shikibu. Translated by Suyematz Kenchio. The Tale of Genji (Genji Monogatari) is a classic work of Japanese literature attributed to the Japanese noblewoman Murasaki Shikibu in the early eleventh century, around the peak of the Heian Period. It is sometimes called the world's first novel, the first modern novel, the first romance novel, or the first novel to still be considered a classic.....
Keywords: Librivox; audiobooks; fiction; Japan; Genji
|Gentle Julia - Booth Tarkington|
LibriVox recording of Gentle Julia, by Booth Tarkington. Read by Bellona Times. Penrod for girls in the form of Florence, the bratty younger cousin of luminous Julia Atwater, enlivens this romantic comedy set in Tarkington's Indiana of the early 20th Century. (Summary by BellonaTimes) For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org. M4B format available
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; comedy; fiction; humor; romance
|Gentle Measures in the Management and Training of the Young - Jacob Abbott|
LibriVox recording of Gentle Measures in the Management and Training of the Young, by Jacob Abbott. Read by volunteer readers. Subtitled, "The principles on which a firm parental authority may be established and maintained, without violence or anger, and the right development of the moral and mental capacities be promoted by methods in harmony with the structure and the characteristics of the juvenile mind." This book gives practical advice on how to raise children using "gentle measures" that d...
Keywords: LibriVox; audiobook; instruction; parenting; discipline; punishment; corporal punishment; psychology; child development
|Geoff Cook reading at Zeke's Gallery - Geoff Cook|
Wednesday February 1, 2006
Keywords: Montreal; Poetry; Reading; Literature; Performance
|Geoffrey Cook reading at Zeke's Gallery - Geoffrey Cook|
Geoffrey Cook reading from his book Postscript and a couple of newer poems, as the opening act for Harry Thurston
Keywords: Poetry; Reading; Performance
|Geoffrey Cook reading at Zeke's Gallery - Geoffrey Cook|
Geoffrey Cook reading some poems from his most reacent book, Postscript along with a couple of new poems, all done as opening act for Harry Thurston.
Keywords: Poetry; Reading; Montreal; Performance
|Geography and Plays - Gertrude Stein|
LibriVox recording of Geography and Plays, by Gertrude Stein. Geography and Plays is a 1922 collection of Gertrude Stein's "word portraits," or stream-of-consciousness writings. These stream-of-consciousness experiments, rhythmical essays or "portraits", were designed to evoke "the excitingness of pure being" and can be seen as literature's answer to Cubism, plasticity, and collage. Although the book has been described as "a marvellous and painstaking achievement in setting down approximately 80...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; gertrude stein; geography and plays; stream of consciousness; collage; cubism
|George Albon & Stephen Vincent poetry reading|
Books & Bookshelves Poetry Reading 99 Sanchez St., San Francisco, CA Tuesday 7:30pm; July 22, 2008 George Albon & Stephen Vincent Curator/Host: David Highsmith Recorded with permission from the poets by Jordon Zorker Track 1: George Albon (10:43) Track 2: Stephen Vincent (17:06) Track 3: George Albon (16:19) Track 4: Stephen Vincent (30:31) Recommendation: If your computer doesn't have external stereo speakers, use headphones, earbuds, etc., to hear the full detail of the recording...
Keywords: Books & Bookshelves; George Albon; Stephen Vincent; David Highsmith; poetry; San Francisco
Downloads: 2,544 (1 review)
|George Bernard Shaw - G. K. Chesterton|
LibriVox recording of George Bernard Shaw by G. K. Chesterton, read by Ray Clare. Chesterton and Shaw were famous friends and enjoyed their arguments and discussions. Although rarely in agreement, they both maintained good-will towards and respect for each other. However, in his writing, Chesterton expressed himself very plainly on where they differed and why. In Heretics he writes of Shaw: “After belabouring a great many people for a great many years for being unprogressive, Mr...
Keywords: LibriVox; audio books; essays; Chesterton; G. K. Chesterton
|George Washington - Calista McCabe Courtenay|
LibriVox recording of George Washington, by Calista McCabe Courtenay. Read by Bill Boerst. In this biography for young people, Calista McCabe Courtenay takes the reader from George Washington the surveyor to his early military career, first as a colonel in the Virgina militia and then as a member of General Braddock'a staff during the French and Indian War. He later commanded the Virginia forces before joining the First Continental Congress...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; biography; United States history
|Georges et Jeanne - Victor Hugo|
Au Fil des Lectures Poésie de Victor Hugo, lue par Juliette. 7 min Mise en ligne le 19/01/2010
Keywords: Victor Hugo; Hugo; Georges et Jeanne; L'Art d'etre grand-pere; Juliette; Au Fil des Lectures; Livre audio gratuit; audio livre gratuit; Non- Eglish audio book; French audio book; Victoria Au Fil des Lectures; L'Art d'être grand-père
|Georgetown Memories - John MacKenzie|
A audio recording of John MacKenzie's poem, Georgetown Memories; a transposition into English of Li Po's Changgan Memories.
Keywords: Li Po; poetry; audio poetry; John MacKenzie; Georgetown Memories
|Georgica - Publius Vergilius Maro|
LibriVox recording of Georgica, by Publius Vergilius Maro. Read in Latin by Malone. Vergil's Georgica is the culmination of a long tradition in antiquity of poems about agriculture, beginning with Hesiod in the eighth c. BC. His poem is a rich admixture of allusion to that tradition: didactic poem, eulogium of Augustus, the neoteric epyllion about Orpheus,Epicurean philosophy as presented by his predecessor and model, Lucretius...
Keywords: audiobook; librivox; Latin Literature; didactic poetry; Vergil; agriculture; Augustan age
|Gerbil from Tick Tock and Janet Kuypers - Janet Kuypers|
This poem was by Janet Kuypers, done with 5D/5D for the cd Tick Tock.
A tale of two bugs
|Germania - Publius Cornelius Tacitus, translated by Alfred John Church and William Jackson Brodribb|
LibriVox recording of Tacitus' Germania, translated by Alfred John Church and William Jackson Brodribb; read by LibriVox volunteers, proofed, coordinated, and produced by Karen Merline. The Germania (Latin: De Origine et situ Germanorum, literally The Origin and Situation of the Germans), written by Gaius Cornelius Tacitus around 98, is an ethnographic work on the Germanic tribes outside the Roman Empire...
Keywords: LibriVox; audio books; Rome; Roman history; history
|Germinal - Émile Zola|
Au Fil des Lectures. Roman d'Émile Zola lu par Pomme (21h). Germinal est le treizième roman de la série Les Rougon-Macquart et certainement le plus célèbre de Zola. Il fut publié pour la première fois en 1885 et décrit la vie d’Étienne Lantier, les conditions effroyables de vie des mineurs, les tensions liées à la révolution industrielle et au début des revendications ouvrières. Illustration musicale : Musigratis...
Keywords: Émile Zola; Zola; Germinal; Les Rougon-Macquart; Pomme; Au Fil des Lectures; Livres audio gratuits; French audio book; Victoria Au Fil des Lectures
|Gerona - Benito Pérez Galdós|
LibriVox recording of Gerona, by Benito Pérez Galdós. Read by Tux. "Gerona" es la séptima novela de la primera serie de los Episodios Nacionales de Benito Pérez Galdós. Continúa con el relato novelado de la Guerra de Independencia entre España y Francia. En esta ocasión, se narra el asedio de las tropas francesas a la ciudad de Gerona a lo largo de la segunda mitad del año 1809. El protagonismo no recae sobre Gabriel de Araceli (protagonista del resto de novelas de la primera serie), si...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; spanish; español; españa; gerona; napoleon